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In De lotgevallen van Ferdinand Huyck

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Jacob van Lennep and Jacob Van Lennep


Een avonturenroman vol mysteries - met zeerovers, struikrovers, schipbreuken, moord en doodslag - afgunst, wraak en rampspoed afgewisseld do…

1.05: Of The Manner In Which Religion In The United States Avails Itself Of Dem…

In Democracy in America Vol. II

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Alexis de Tocqueville and Alexis De Tocqueville


Democracy in America was published in two volumes, the first in 1835 and the second in 1840. It is a classic work on the United States in th…

Chapter 21

In The Custom of the Country

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Edith Wharton


Edith Wharton was a novelist of manners of late 19th Century New York "Society", who spent much of her life in France. In this nov…

THE YOUTH OF DICKENS

In Charles Dickens

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G. K. Chesterton


G. K. Chesterton was a great admirer of Charles Dickens, and wrote a noted critique of Dickens' works expressing his opinion in his own inim…

The Golden Fleece, part 1

In Myths and Legends of All Nations

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Logan Marshall


This excellent book contains many great stories from the various mythologies of man throughout the ages.

Chapter 11

In The Home and the World

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Rabindranath Tagore


Rabindranath Tagore (1861–1941), also known by the sobriquet Gurudev, was a Bengali poet, Brahmo religionist, visual artist, playwright, nov…

Bk 11: Debaters and a Warrior Girl, pt 2

In The Aeneid

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Publius Vergilius Maro and Virgil


The Aeneid is a Latin epic written by Virgil in the 1st century BC that tells the legendary story of Aeneas, a Trojan who traveled to Italy,…

Critical Examination of the Analytic of Pure Practical Reason

In The Critique of Practical Reason

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Immanuel Kant


The Critique of Practical Reason (Kritik der praktischen Vernunft) is the second of Immanuel Kant's three critiques, first published in 1788…

Ch 39: Lady Laura Is Told

In Phineas Finn the Irish Member

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Anthony Trollope


Phineas Finn is the sequel to “Can you Forgive Her?” and the second novel in Trollope’s Palliser series. The eponymous hero is a young Irish…

Ch 1: Of the Absolute Rights of Individuals - Part 1

In Commentaries on the Laws of England. Book 1 (1765)

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William Blackstone


~ BOOK THE FIRST ~ The Commentaries on the Laws of England are an influential 18th century treatise on the common law of England by Sir Wil…

Chapter 08

In War and Peace, Book 05: 1806-1807

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Leo Tolstoy


War and Peace (Russian: Война и мир, Voyna i mir; in original orthography: Война и миръ, Voyna i mir") is an epic novel by Leo Tolstoy,…

Opening of the Secession of War --- Patent Office Hospital

In Specimen Days

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Walt Whitman


Specimen Days is essentially the great American poet Walt Whitman's scrap book. It documents most of his life's adventures, especially his e…

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